The significance of the Freetown Pitch Night becomes clear when we consider
- It is a critical element in an ecosystem that supports a new breed of entrepreneurs in Sierra Leone,
- Potential for GDP growth and job creation, and
- Attract Investors.
First let me give an overview of the Pitch Night and its background.
What is Pitch Night?
Pitch Night is a night, which provides budding entrepreneurs in Sierra Leone the opportunity to pitch their post revenue business. At pitch night entrepreneurs provide a holistic view of their business to a vibrant Sierra Leonean entrepreneur community allowing them to market their business, solicit feedback, advice and potential partnerships.